Vacant buildings catch fire in OTR

OVER THE RHINE, OH (FOX19) - Crews are investigating after two vacant buildings caught fire Monday evening in Over the Rhine.

The fire broke out between two buildings around 7:40 p.m. at 1808 Republic Street and 1809 Vine Street. Officials report that the blaze extended into the first floor of both buildings.

Damaged is estimated at $5,000 which includes $3,000 to the building on Republic Street and $2,000 to the building on Vine Street.

No injuries were reported. Cause of the fire is still under investigation.

FOX19 will continue to update the story as more details become available.

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